Real Estate Laws

RESA LAW IRR published last July 24, 2010

RESA LAW IRR published last July 24, 2010

The much-awaited Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 9646, known as the “Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines” or RESA Law was finally published last July 24, ...
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Approved and published RESA Law IRR full text

Approved and published RESA Law IRR full text

Here is the full text of the final and approved version of the much-awaited Implementing Rules and Regulations or IRR of Republic Act No. 9646, known as the “Real Estate Service ...
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Metro Manila–Luzon public hearing and consultation on RESA law IRR set on June 9, 2010

Metro Manila–Luzon public hearing and consultation on RESA law IRR set on June 9, 2010

The Professional Regulatory Board of Real Estate Service or PRBRES has announced a public hearing and consultation for the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Real Estate Service Act ...
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Approved Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the REIT Act of 2009 released by the SEC

Approved Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the REIT Act of 2009 released by the SEC

A post by Cherry Castillo The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved last May 13, 2010, the Implementing Rules and Regulations or IRR of the Real Estate Investment Trust ...
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Free Patent Act (RA 10023) Implementing Rules and Regulations

Free Patent Act (RA 10023) Implementing Rules and Regulations

The following is the full text of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) for Republic Act No. 10023, otherwise known as an Act Authorizing the Issuance of Free Patents to ...
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Draft REIT Act of 2009 Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) released by the SEC

Draft REIT Act of 2009 Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) released by the SEC

As promised by my wife in her last post about REITs, here is the draft Implementing Rules and Regulations or IRR of the Real Estate Investment Trust or REIT Act of 2009, also known asRepublic Act 9856, An ...
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Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) – The next big thing in real estate

Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) – The next big thing in real estate

A post by Cherry Castillo I have come across many comments from OFW’s who want to invest in real estate in the Philippines but have no one to rely on ...
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Republic Act No. 9856 - The Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Act of 2009 full text

Republic Act No. 9856 – The Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Act of 2009 full text

The following is the full text of Republic Act 9856, otherwise known as AN ACT PROVIDING THE LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES or The ...
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Professional Regulatory Board of Real Estate Service (PRBRES) to be inducted today

Professional Regulatory Board of Real Estate Service (PRBRES) to be inducted today

After months of uncertainty, there is finally hope that the implementing rules and regulations or IRR of the Real Estate Service Act (RESA) will finally be drafted once the charter ...
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Sections 260 and 263 of RA 7160 otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991

Sections 260 and 263 of RA 7160 otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991

Notices for the foreclosure sale of tax delinquent properties in the Philippines always indicate that the sale or auction is being done by virtue of sections 260 and 263 of ...
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Free Patent Act (RA 10023), signed into law

Free Patent Act (RA 10023), signed into law

Republic Act No. 10023, otherwise known as an Act Authorizing the Issuance of Free Patents to Residential Lands or the Free Patent Act was signed into law by President Gloria ...
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Republic Act No. 10023 - An Act Authorizing the Issuance of Free Patents to Residential Land

Republic Act No. 10023 – An Act Authorizing the Issuance of Free Patents to Residential Land

The following is the full text of Republic Act No. 10023, otherwise known as an Act Authorizing the Issuance of Free Patents to Residential Lands or The Free Patent Act ...
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PRC and DTI joint announcement for real estate service practitioners' renewal of licenses

PRC and DTI joint announcement for real estate service practitioners' renewal of licenses

Recently, the PRC and DTI issued a joint announcement on the filing of application for registration without examination with the PRC, for those whose licenses issued by the DTI have ...
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Act 4118 – Act 3135 as amended and governs extrajudicial foreclosures

As mentioned in my previous post which contains the full text of Act No. 3135, I am posting here Act No. 4118 which amends the original Act 3135. However, after ...
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Act No. 3135 - An Act to Regulate the Sale of Property under Special Powers Inserted in or Annexed to Real Estate Mortgages (full text)

Act No. 3135 – An Act to Regulate the Sale of Property under Special Powers Inserted in or Annexed to Real Estate Mortgages (full text)

Act No. 3135 is also known as An Act to Regulate the Sale of Property under Special Powers Inserted in or Annexed to Real Estate Mortgages. Read the full text ...
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Republic Act (RA) No. 9653 - Rent Control Act of 2009 (full text)

Republic Act (RA) No. 9653 – Rent Control Act of 2009 (full text)

*Update: The Rent control Act of 2009 has been extended until December 31, 2015, according to a press release from the Senate of The Philippines. As a follow up to ...
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Rent control law exempts rent-to-own agreements in the Philippines

Rent control law exempts rent-to-own agreements in the Philippines

*The full text of The Rent Control Act of 2009 can be found here. Republic Act (RA) No. 9653, also known as the Rent Control Act of 2009, was signed into law ...
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Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines (RESA) Signed Into Law, Real Estate Brokers' Licensure Exam Postponed

Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines (RESA) Signed Into Law, Real Estate Brokers’ Licensure Exam Postponed

Republic Act (R.A.) No. 9646, or The Real Estate Service Act of the Philippines which is more commonly referred to as the RESA law has been signed into law by ...
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Goodbye to the Rent Control Law

Goodbye to the Rent Control Law

* Update - Republic Act (RA) No. 9653, also known as the Rent Control Act of 2009, was signed into law last July 14, 2009. Salient features of RA 9653 can ...
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